Hotel & Travel

The quality of the conference is reflected in the exceptional caliber of the host venue, the Hilton San Diego Bayfront, conveniently located in downtown San Diego, California.

Information regarding the OFFICIAL conference hotel, Hilton San Diego Bayfront (HSDB), is below.  We have sold out of some of the nights on our room block at HSDB so you may not be able to get a room or get a room at the conference rate ($189/night).  You can check availability and pricing at HSDB using the following link:
CLICK HERE to check pricing and/or availability at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront
However, in an effort to ensure additional rooms at a rate of $189/night, we HAVE CONTRACTED AN OVERFLOW ROOM BLOCK at the:
Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter
356 6th Avenue
San Diego, CA  92101 USA
The Residence Inn is 0.5 miles from the HSDB and is an easy 10-minute walk.
Start date: 9/12/18
End date: 9/19/18
Last day to book: 8/13/18
The Residence Inn is offering a special group rate of $189/night (USD).  Click on the link below or call the hotel to reserve a room.
Book your group rate at Residence Inn for International Plant-Based Nutrition Healthcare Conference


Hilton San Diego Bayfront

1 Park Boulevard    

San Diego, CA  92101

Tel: +1 (619) 564-3333

Fax: +1 (619) 564-3344

Conference check-in is set for Friday afternoon, September 14, starting at noon, concluding with the final conference session early afternoon on Monday, September 17. Refer to the Conference Agenda for details.


The Hilton San Diego Bayfront is offering a special group rate at $189.00 USD per night (plus state and local taxes). Last year's conference was sold out so we encourage everyone to make your room arrangements as soon as possible. SPACE IS LIMITED.

The Hilton San Diego Bayfront is offering rooms at the group rate for three (3) days before and after the first and last day of the conference, based on availability. Reservations must be made by the "Cut-Off Date," Friday, August 17, 2018. Reservation requests received after the Cut-Off Date will be based on availability at the Hotel's prevailing rates. PLEASE RESERVE EARLY!!!

Optional Workshop Dates:  September 13-14, 2018

Conference Start Date:  September 14, 2018

Conference End Date:  September 17, 2018

Last Day to Book Sleeping Room(s) by:  Friday, August 17, 2018

CLICK HERE to book your group rate for the 2018 International Plant-Based Nutrition Healthcare Conference

Reservations may also be modified or canceled by individuals at the above URL.


Call either 1 (619) 564-3333 or toll free at 1 (855) 271-3617, referring to The Plantrician Project or the International Plant-Based Nutrition Healthcare Conference group/meeting name. Again, reservations must be made on or before the cutoff date.

Parking and Transportation

Click here to learn more about transportation options for your travel to and from San Diego, California and the surrounding area.

For commuter parking at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront, special group pricing is being provided:  Discounted daily and overnight self-parking of $17.50 per car, per night. Valet at prevailing rates.  ($50.00 retail)

Host Venue

San Diego’s distinctive coastal culture is obvious the moment you arrive at Hilton San Diego Bayfront. This 30-story hotel, with sun and sea-inspired design, offers a cool vibe and great amenities. Our location, adjacent to the San Diego Convention Center and across the street from Padres’ Petco Park, couldn’t be more convenient. While you’re here, enjoy stunning views, relaxing leisure facilities, extensive meeting space, and trendy dining venues.

For more information on the Hilton San Diego Bayfront, click here.

Host City

In September/October, The City of San Diego enjoys exceptional weather with average highs of 79° F and average lows of 67° F.